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Miles Weaver

  • PhD in Management
  • Lecturer in Operations and SCM
  • Edinburgh Napier University
  • 11PublicationsNumber of items in Miles's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 1146Followers


Miles is a Lecturer in Operations and SCM, with research interests in supply strategy and performance management; simulation conceptual modelling and greening the supply chain. He has both a doctorate and first class honours degree from Aston Business School. His interests were shaped from practical experience within the supply departments of GM-Fiat Worldwide Purchasing and Jaguar Cars. In 2009, Miles received a 'Vice-chancellor’s distinguished teaching award' on the recommendation of DMU students. While at Aston, Miles was awarded 'Outstanding Contribution Colours' for his services to the university, particularly it's students, and his efforts on Aston University Senate and Council (Board of Governor's) by the student union President and Vice-chancellor. Miles currently sits on the Birmingham Leadership Foundation Board. He enjoys debating within the Fabian Society , Co-operative movement and Progress. In his spare time, Miles enjoys his CAMRA and English Heritage memberships whenever he can. He is a very proud Uncle and godfather to Master Harrison Dolby. Miles is also a visiting lecturer at Loughborough University delivering part of a SCM module in the Civil Engineering Department.

Recent publications

  • A systems approach to understanding the perspectives in the changing landscape of responsible business in Scotland

    • Weaver M
    • Crossan K
    • Tan H
    • et al.
  • A unifying view of goods and services supply chain management

    • Niranjan T
    • Weaver M

Professional experience

Lecturer in Operations and SCM

Edinburgh Napier University

July 2012 - Present

Trustee and Board Member

Birmingham Leadership Foundation

January 2012 - Present

Visiting Lecturer in Supply Chain Management

Loughborough University

February 2011 - Present

Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management

Leicester Business School

September 2007 - June 2012(5 years)

Visiting Lecturer

Liaoning University

December 2011

Trustee and Board Member

Brook in Birmingham

March 2009 - June 2010(a year)

Doctoral Researcher and Sessional Lecturer

Aston Business School, Aston University

October 2004 - September 2007(3 years)

Research Associate

Aston Business School, Aston University

May 2004 - October 2004(5 months)


PhD in Management

Aston Business School, Aston University

October 2004 - March 2010(5 years)

First Class Honours Degree, Bsc. (Hon) Managerial and Administrative Studies.

Aston Business School, Aston University

October 2000 - July 2004(4 years)


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